ESMA partner of the 3 Continents Festival in Nantes
As part of its partnership with the 3 Continents Festival, two groups of 4th year students of CG Animation Cinema and FX from ESMA Nantes gave a lecture to primary school students to make them aware of the world of CG animation.
Œil pour Œil at the 2020 VES Awards!
The film Œil pour Œil has been selected in the category “Outstanding Visual Effects in a Student Project” at the VES Awards! It is the only French student project to have been chosen from this list and the first ESMA film to participate.
Special feature 1 million Youtube subscribers: Jungle Jail
The most watched short film on our youtube channel is unveiled! On the first step of the podium, here is Jungle Jail! This film alone, which was released twelve years ago, has had more than 86 million views!
Special feature 1 million Youtube subscribers: Meet the directors of Indice 50
With more than 34 million views, the film Indice 50 has become one of the top 2 most viewed films on our Youtube channel. The directors are working on the project!
Special feature 1 million Youtube subscribers: Meeting with the directors of EMI
With more than 18 million views, the EMI short film is the third most viewed film on our Youtube channel. The directors are working on the project!
Special feature 1 million Youtube subscribers: Meet the directors of Chimère
With more than 13 million views, Chimère has climbed to 4th place in the ranking of our most viewed films on our Youtube channel. The directors are working on the project!
Special Feature 1 million Youtube subscribers: Meet the directors of Sweet Cocoon
With more than 8 million views, Sweet Cocoon ranks 5th in the most viewed movies on our Youtube channel. The directors are working on the project!
Special feature 1 million Youtube subscribers: Meeting with the directors of EX-ET
With over 7 million views, the Ex-ET film ranks sixth among the films most viewed by subscribers to our Youtube channel with over 7 million views. The directors are working on the project!
1 million subscribers on our Youtube channel!
A highly symbolic but also very rewarding figure for our students and our teaching staff, our ESMA Movies channel has just exceeded one million subscribers. This is an opportunity for us to prepare a “special” dossier and a competition game for you!
Short films selection of decembre 2019
Discover the short films of our students in the CG animation and FX cycle, selected and rewarded through many world festivals during december.
[Spotted 20] Our alumni on the credits of: Maleficent – Mistress of Evil
The famous actress Angélina Jolie is back in the cinema to take on the role of Evil once again. As the screening ends in theatres, the film has been at the top of the box office for many weeks. In order to animate the supernatural part of the character of Evil as well as all the extraordinary sets and FX that make up this feature film, many skills and professions are required. Among them, we have several former ESMA students!
Ruben Athouel, an alumni, to the credits of “Frozen 2”
Barely a week after its release in the cinema (in France), Frozen 2 explodes the French box office. In one week, more than 2 million spectators crowded into the dark rooms to watch it. We are proud to count among the people who participated in its manufacture, one of our alumni: Ruben Athouel. For several months he joined Walt Disney Animation Studios located in Burbank.